The Wichitan

Students volunteer to keep campus clean

Oscar Cindo, Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

A gentle wind blows through branches causing some leaves to fall onto the grass below. A sunny afternoon at nice and cleaned up Sikes Lake provides a place for students to enjoy nature. Some sit under the small pavilion near some trees while others can take a stroll around the trail. Since the yearly...

Rolling Plains Chapter brings life to volunteering opportunities

Oscar Cindo

October 9, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

A crowd of volunteers and members of the Rolling Plains Chapter were in attendance for the second monthly meeting in Bolin Hall Room 209 on Oct. 3. The meeting went beyond just simple business. Hosted by Terry McKee, president of the Texas Master Naturalist Rolling Plains Chapter, discussed upcoming...

Rolling Plains chapter meeting to be held Tuesday

Oscar Cindo

September 29, 2017


Filed under Campus, Local, News

An opportunity to help make a difference in the community has been brought to campus as Texas Master Naturalist Terry McKee will be hosting the second Rolling Plains chapter meeting on Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. in Bolin Hall in room 209. It's free and open to the public as educational subjects related to...

Working hard to keep Sikes Lake clean

Working hard to keep Sikes Lake clean

Jeanette Perry

September 14, 2016


Filed under Campus, News

Trash and debris lined the shore of Sikes Lake as people arrived for the annual cleanup Sept. 10, as part of an opportunity for students to help make the lake an enjoyable place to visit.Terry McKee, president of the Texas Master Naturalist Rolling Plains Chapter, helped organize Saturday’s event, on...

Volunteerism: Give more than thanks

Volunteerism: Give more than thanks

Jacklyn York

November 18, 2015


Filed under Campus, Local, News

Thankful. Appreciative. Gratitude, Grateful. However phrased, Giving Thanks can take on many meanings and lasts longer than the holiday season alone. One way local people spend their holiday season is by volunteering and serving warm meals to those without. Locally, the Wichita Falls Area Food...

Sigma Nu hosts dodgeball tournament for local cause

Kristina Abeyta

March 31, 2015


Filed under Campus, News

Sigma Nu is sponsoring “Dodge for a Cause,” a dodgeball tournament on April 11 to benefit the Arc of Wichita County, a non-profit volunteer organization. Walter James, business management sophomore and philanthropy chairman for Sigma Nu, said his fraternity's goal is to raise $5000 for the Arc....

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